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Ángel Pérez López
Ángel Pérez
Partner since 2011. Madrid office



Ángel Pérez López is a partner in the Banking and Finance Practice Area of the Madrid office. Ángel joined Uría Menéndez in 2000 after having worked as a financial analyst for a leading Spanish corporate finance firm.
Ángel focuses his practice on structured finance, acquisition finance and project finance. He has worked on some of the most major financial deals that have taken place in Spain in recent years. He advises lenders and borrowers on transactions in the energy, biofuel, waste treatment and telecommunications sectors. He has also advised creditors and debtors on restructuring the debt of some of the most important companies in Spain. Lately, Ángel has participated in several sales and acquisitions of non-performing loans and real estate assets of financial institutions.
From September 2007 to March 2008, Ángel was seconded to the New York headquarters of the US firm Debevoise & Plimpton, LLP, where he worked in the Acquisition Finance Group as an international associate.
Over the last few years, Ángel’s expertise in banking and finance, project finance and restructuring has been recognised by prestigious legal directories such as Chambers Global, Chambers Europe and Best Lawyers in Spain.


  • Law Degree, Universidad Pontificia Comillas de Madrid, 2000
  • Business Management and Administration Degree, Universidad Pontificia Comillas de Madrid, 2001

Membership of Professional Associations

  • Madrid Bar Association